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Queensland — Gun Facts, Figures and the Law

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StockpilesGun Numbers

Civilian Guns

Number of Privately Owned Handguns

There are reportedly 24,4441 2 handguns in civilian possession in Queensland

Number of Licensed Firearm Owners

ChartThe number of licensed gun owners in Queensland is reported to be

2014: 170,1243
2013: 159,4174
2012: 156,557
2011: 155,754
2010: 150,994
2001: 186,8845

Rate of Licensed Firearm Owners per 100 Population

ChartThe rate of licensed firearm owners per 100 people in Queensland is

2014: 3.596
2013: 3.42
2012: 3.43
2011: 3.48
2010: 3.43
2001: 5.155

Number of Registered Firearms

ChartThe number of registered guns in Queensland is reported to be

2014: 566,4273
2013: 534,8461
2012: 518,417
2011: 514,157
2010: 496,333
2001: 506,3545

Rate of Registered Firearms per 100 Population

ChartThe rate of registered guns per 100 people in Queensland is

2014: 11.956
2013: 11.49
2012: 11.35
2011: 11.48
2010: 11.27
2001: 13.955

ImpactsDeath and Injury

Homicides (any method)

ChartIn Queensland, annual homicides by any means total

2011: 357
2010: 43
2009: 45
2008: 437 8 9
2007: 53
2006: 56
2005: 29
2004: 29
2003: 68
2002: 47
2001: 618 9
2000: 61
1999: 70
1998: 67
1997: 67
1995/96: 759
1994/95: 61
1993/94: 62
1992/93: 79
1991/92: 70
1990/91: 59
1989/90: 71

Rate of Homicide per 100,000 People (any method)

ChartIn Queensland, the annual rate of homicide by any means per 100,000 population is

2008: 1.1410
2007: 1.24
2006: 1.25
2005: 1.36
2004: 1.34
2003: 1.60
2002: 1.64
2001: 1.68
2000: 1.71
1999: 2.00
1998: 1.94
1997: 1.97
1996: 2.25
1995: 1.87
1994: 1.95
1993: 2.54
1992: 2.31
1991: 1.99
1990: 2.45

Gun Homicides

ChartIn Queensland, annual firearm homicides total

2011: 17
2010: 8
2009: 9
2008: 57 11
2007: 117 12
2006: 117 13
2005: 57 14
2003: 137 15
2003/04: 716 7
2002: 27 17

Rate of Gun Homicide per 100,000 People

ChartIn Queensland, the annual rate of firearm homicide per 100,000 population is

2007/08: 0.1918
2006/07: 0.24
2005/06: 0.22
2004/05: 0.08
2003/04: 0.18
2002/03: 0.32
2001/02: 0.11

Handgun Homicides

ChartIn Queensland, annual handgun homicides total

2011: 07
2010: 4
2009: 2
2008: 3
2007: 0
2006: 3

Long Gun Homicides

ChartIn Queensland, annual long gun homicides total

2011: 17
2010: 3
2009: 4
2008: 2
2007: 8
2006: 4
2005: 1
2003: 5
2002: 1

Gun Homicides (Other)

ChartIn Queensland, annual gun homicides (other) total

2011: 07
2010: 1
2009: 3
2008: 0
2007: 3
2006: 4
2005: 4
2003: 8
2002: 1

Suicides (any method)

ChartIn Queensland, annual suicides by any means total

2011: 55919
2010: 583
2009: 525
2008: 55319 20
2007: 520
2006: 494
2005: 459
2004: 453
2003: 466
2002: 537
2001: 50020
2000: 541
1999: 480

Rate of Suicide per 100,000 People (any method)

ChartIn Queensland, the annual rate of suicide by any means per 100,000 population is

2008: 11.8221
2007: 10.65
2006: 8.31
2005: 11.58
2004: 11.65
2003: 12.26
2002: 14.47
2001: 13.78
2000: 15.19
1999: 13.71

Gun Suicides

ChartIn Queensland, annual firearm suicides total

2011: 3419
2010: 62
2009: 47
2008: 56
2007: 50
2006: 52
2005: 39
2004: 38
2003: 47
2002: 57

Handgun Suicides

ChartIn Queensland, annual handgun suicides total

2011: 619
2010: 9
2009: 2
2008: 7
2007: 2
2006: 1
2005: 2
2004: 6
2003: 5
2002: 10

Long Gun Suicides

ChartIn Queensland, the number of long gun suicides is

2011: 2719
2010: 52
2009: 39
2008: 46
2007: 38
2006: 45
2005: 34
2004: 17
2003: 29
2002: 36

Gun Suicides (Other)

ChartIn Queensland, annual gun suicides (other) total

2011: 119
2010: 1
2009: 6
2008: 3
2007: 10
2006: 6
2005: 3
2004: 15
2003: 13
2002: 11

Unintentional Gun Deaths

ChartIn Queensland, annual unintentional shooting deaths total

2011: 222
2010: 2
2009: 7
2008: 4
2007: 3
2006: 0
2005: 8
2004: 18
2003: 15
2002: 12

Unintentional Handgun Deaths

ChartIn Queensland, annual unintentional shooting deaths by handgun total

2011: 022
2010: 0
2009: 0
2008: 4
2007: 0
2006: 0
2002: 2

Unintentional Long Gun Deaths

ChartIn Queensland, annual unintentional shooting deaths by long gun total

2011: 222
2010: 2
2009: 4
2008: 0
2007: 3
2006: 0
2004: 4
2003: 4
2002: 5

Unintentional Gun Deaths (Other)

ChartIn Queensland, annual unintentional shooting deaths by firearm (other) total

2011: 022
2010: 0
2009: 3
2008: 0
2007: 0
2006: 0
2005: 8
2004: 14
2003: 11
2002: 5

Gun Deaths from Undetermined Cause

ChartIn Queensland, annual shooting deaths in which the cause remains undecided total

2011: 323
2010: 2
2009: 3
2008: 4
2007: 3
2006: 4

Handgun Deaths from Undetermined Cause

ChartIn Queensland, annual deaths by handgun in which the cause remains undecided total

2011: 023
2010: 0
2009: 0
2008: 0
2007: 0
2006: 4

Long Gun Deaths from Undetermined Cause

ChartIn Queensland, annual deaths by long gun in which the cause remains undecided total

2011: 023
2010: 2
2009: 0
2008: 4
2007: 0
2006: 0

Gun Deaths (Other) from Undetermined Cause

ChartIn Queensland, annual deaths by firearm (other) in which the cause remains undecided total

2011: 323
2010: 0
2009: 3
2008: 0
2007: 3
2006: 0

ProductionGun Industry

Regulation of Firearm Makers

In Queensland, the manufacture of small arms, ammunition and/or their components is permitted only if the maker holds a valid licence24

Home-made Guns

In Queensland the prevalence of illicit craft, or 'home-made' firearm manufacture is reported to be low25

TransfersGun Trade and Trafficking

Regulation of Firearm Exports

In Queensland, firearm and ammunition exports are limited by transfer control law26 27

Small Arms Exports - World Ranking

In a comparison of the world's major/mid-level/minor/unknown small arms exporters, Queensland is categorized as 'minor'28

Regulation of Firearm Imports

In Queensland, firearm and ammunition imports are limited by transfer control law26

Smuggling Guns and Ammunition

Reports suggest that the level of firearm and ammunition smuggling in Queensland is low29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37

Regulation of Arms Brokers

In Queensland, the activities of arms brokers and transfer intermediaries are not specifically regulated by law38

End User Certificates

Customs regulations in Queensland include39 certification of the intended end user of any small arms or ammunition transfer, and/or a written declaration of its intended end use

MeasuresGun Regulation

Firearm Regulation - Guiding Policy

The regulation of guns in Queensland is categorised as restrictive40

Firearm Law

Guiding gun control legislation in Queensland includes the Weapons Act 1990,41 the Weapons Regulation 1996,42 and the Weapons Categories Regulation 199743

Firearm Regulation Authority

Guns in Queensland are regulated by the Governor in Council and the Queensland Police44

Right to Possess Firearms

In Queensland, the right to private gun ownership is not guaranteed by law45 46

Restricted Firearms and Ammunition

In Queensland, civilians are not allowed to possess automatic and self-loading rifles and shotguns, and most handguns47 48 49 50 51 52 53

Regulation of Automatic Weapons

In Queensland, private possession of fully automatic weapons is prohibited, with only narrow exceptions for permanently inoperable display, museum or collector's guns47 50

Regulation of Semiautomatic Assault Weapons

In Queensland, private possession of semi-automatic assault weapons is prohibited, lookalikes included, in all but exceptional circumstances47 51

Regulation of Handguns

In Queensland, private possession of handguns (pistols and revolvers) is only permitted subject to stringent conditions54 55 52

Gun Ownership and Possession

In Queensland, only licensed gun owners56 57 58 59 60 61 49 62 63 64 65 may lawfully acquire, possess or transfer a firearm or ammunition

Genuine Reason Required for Firearm Possession

Applicants for a gun owner’s licence in Queensland are required to establish a genuine reason to possess a firearm, for example, sport/target shooting, hunting, narrow employment requirements, use by sporting and theatrical organisations, and bona fide gun collectors.47 66 67 68 69 70 50
In law, personal protection is not a genuine reason71 72 73 74

Minimum Age for Firearm Possession

The minimum age for gun ownership in Queensland is 18 years, or 11 years while under the immediate supervision of an appropriately qualified adult licence holder75 76 77 78

Gun Licence Background Check

An applicant for a firearm licence in Queensland must pass a background check which considers criminal, mental, physical, addiction, domestic violence and other79 80 81 records

Reference Required for Firearm Licence

In Queensland, third party character references for each gun licence applicant are required for some licence categories82

Domestic Violence and Firearms

Where a past history, or apprehended likelihood of family violence exists, the law in Queensland stipulates79 that a gun licence should be denied or revoked

Firearm Safety Training

In Queensland, an understanding of firearm safety and the law, tested in a theoretical and/or practical training course is required83 for a firearm licence

Gun Owner Licensing Period

In Queensland gun owners must re-apply and re-qualify for their firearm licence every one to five years, depending on the licence category84 70

Licensing Records

In Queensland, authorities maintain a record85 of individual civilians licensed to acquire, possess, sell or transfer a firearm or ammunition

Limit on Number of Guns

Licensed firearm owners in Queensland are permitted to possess 1 category C rifle and 1 category C shotgun, with very limited exceptions,86 61 or no more than 1 pistol in the first 12 months of being issued a licence to possess a 'concealable' firearm55

Limit on Quantity, Type of Ammunition

Licensed firearm owners in Queensland are permitted to possess magazines with a maximum capacity of up to 10 rounds51

Firearm Registration

Civilian Gun Registration

In Queensland, the law requires85 87 that a record of the acquisition, possession and transfer of each privately held firearm be retained in an official register

Gun Dealer Record Keeping

In Queensland, licensed firearm dealers are required88 89 90 to keep a record of each firearm or ammunition purchase, sale or transfer on behalf of a regulating authority

Gun Manufacturer Record Keeping

In Queensland, licensed gun makers are required91 to keep a record of each firearm produced, for inspection by a regulating authority

State-Owned Firearm Records

In Queensland, State agencies are required92 93 to maintain records of the storage and movement of all firearms and ammunition under their control

Gun Sales and Transfers

Regulation of Private Gun Sales

In Queensland, the private sale and transfer of firearms is prohibited unless conducted and registered by a licensed firearm dealer, or in remote locations by police94 95 96

Regulation of Dealer Gun Sales

In Queensland, dealing in firearms by way of business without a valid gun dealer’s licence is unlawful97 98

Limit on Gun Dealer Sales

In Queensland, the number and type of firearms which can be sold by a licensed gun dealer to a single gun owner is limited to no more than 1 pistol in the first 12 months of a licence to possess a 'concealable' firearm55

Waiting Period for Gun Possession

In Queensland, the minimum wait for a lawful firearm purchase to be completed is 28 days for a first sale or transfer,99 100 with some exemptions for subsequent acquisition of the same type of firearm for which the owner already holds a licence

Regulation of Gun Shows

In Queensland, gun shows and temporary firearm dealing events are regulated101 102 103 94 in law

Storage and Transport of Guns and Ammunition

Firearm and Ammunition Storage Regulations - Private

Firearm regulations in Queensland include104 105 106 written specifications for the lawful safe storage of private firearms and ammunition by licensed gun owners

Firearm and Ammunition Storage Regulations - Dealer

Firearm regulations in Queensland include98 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 written specifications for the lawful safe storage of firearms and ammunition by licensed arms dealers

Firearm and Ammunition Storage Regulations - Government

Government regulations in Queensland include107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 written specifications for the lawful safe storage of firearms and ammunition by state entities

Firearm and Ammunition Transport Regulations

Regulations in Queensland include106 115 116 written specifications for the lawful safe storage of firearms and ammunition while in transit

Marking and Tracing Guns and Ammunition

Firearm Marking

In Queensland, a unique identifying mark on each firearm is required by law91 117 118

Firearm Tracing

In Queensland, state authorities carry out91 recognised arms tracing and tracking procedures

Ballistic Marking of Firearms and Ammunition

In Queensland, state authorities do not employ91 119 120 121 ballistic fingerprinting technology to trace guns and ammunition

Carrying Guns

Carrying Guns Openly in Public

In Queensland, carrying a firearm in plain view in a public place is prohibited without genuine reason. In law, personal protection is not a genuine reason.71 72 73 74

Carrying Hidden Handguns in Public

In Queensland, carrying a concealed firearm in a public place is prohibited without genuine reason. In law, personal protection is not a genuine reason.71 72 73 74

Penalty for Illicit Firearm Possession

In Queensland, the maximum penalty for unlawful possession of a firearm122 is 2 to 13 years prison123 124

Collection, Amnesty and Destruction Programmes

Authorities in Queensland are known to have125 126 127 implemented voluntary firearm surrender schemes, and/or weapon seizure programmes in order to reduce the number of illicit firearms in circulation

Surrendered in Gun Amnesty

In Queensland, the number of firearms voluntarily surrendered in recent arms amnesty and collection programmes is reported to be 2,835126 (2004) and 4,475127 (2013)

Exchanged in Gun Buyback

In Queensland, the total number of firearms exchanged for monetary or in-kind compensation during recent gun buyback and disposal programmes is reported to be 130,893125 (1996-2001)

Small Arms Destroyed

In Queensland, the total number of firearms destroyed following recent amnesty, collection and seizure programmes is reported to be 2,835126 (2004) and 4,475127 (2013)

Destruction and Disposal Policy

In Queensland, it is not state policy128 to destroy surplus, collected and seized firearms rather than return them to the secondary arms market


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Queensland.1996.‘Possession or Use of Weapon Unlawful to Extent Another Licence is Needed to Authorise that Possession or Use.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2711)Full Citation

64.

Queensland.1996.‘What Concealable Firearms Licence Authorises.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2714)Full Citation

65.

Queensland.1990.‘Collector to be Licensed.’ Weapons Act 1990 (Reprint No. 6G, as in force on 1 July 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 September. (Q2694)Full Citation

66.

Queensland.1990.‘Genuine Reasons for Possession of a Weapon.’ Weapons Act 1990 (Reprint No. 6G, as in force on 1 July 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 September. (Q2676)Full Citation

67.

Queensland.1996.‘Additional Genuine Reasons for Possession of a Weapon.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2712)Full Citation

68.

Queensland.1996.‘Firearms Licence — Category C Shotguns for Clay Target Shooting.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2716)Full Citation

69.

Queensland.1996.‘Firearms Licence — 1 Category C Weapon for Occupational Fisher.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2718)Full Citation

70.

Queensland.1996.‘Firearms Licence — 1 Category D Firearm for Occupational Culling of Animals.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2719)Full Citation

71.

APMC.1996.‘Genuine Reason for Owning, Possessing or Using a Firearm.’ Special Firearms Meeting – the 'Nationwide Agreement on Firearms'.Canberra:Australasian Police Ministers' Council,10 May. (Q970)Full Citation

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73.

Queensland.1990.‘Particular Conduct Involving a Weapon in a Public Place Prohibited.’ Weapons Act 1990 (Reprint No. 6G, as in force on 1 July 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 September. (Q2688)Full Citation

74.

Warner, Kate and Simon Sherwood.2006.‘Firearms Legislation in Australia a Decade After the Nationwide Agreement: Summary and comments.’ National Coalition for Gun Control.Hobart:National Coalition for Gun Control,1 July. (Q973)Full Citation

75.

Queensland.1990.‘Limitations on Issue of Licence.’ Weapons Act 1990 (Reprint No. 6G, as in force on 1 July 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 September. (Q2673)Full Citation

76.

Queensland.1996.‘Supervision of Experienced Minor Who Is At Least 11 Years at Approved Range.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2742)Full Citation

77.

Queensland.1996.‘Minor's Licence.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2720)Full Citation

78.

Queensland.1996.‘Conditions for Minor's Licence.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2721)Full Citation

79.

Queensland.1990.‘Fit and Proper Person – Licensees.’ Weapons Act 1990 (Reprint No. 6G, as in force on 1 July 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 September. (Q2675)Full Citation

80.

Queensland.1990.‘Inquiries into Application.’ Weapons Act 1990 (Reprint No. 6G, as in force on 1 July 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 September. (Q2678)Full Citation

81.

Queensland.1990.‘Dictionary.’ Weapons Act 1990 (Reprint No. 6G, as in force on 1 July 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 September. (Q2701)Full Citation

82.

Queensland.1996.‘Category H Weapons — Club Letter Certifying Need for Weapon.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2734)Full Citation

83.

Queensland.1990.‘Adequate Knowledge of Weapon.’ Weapons Act 1990 (Reprint No. 6G, as in force on 1 July 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 September. (Q2674)Full Citation

84.

Queensland.1990.‘Term of Licence.’ Weapons Act 1990 (Reprint No. 6G, as in force on 1 July 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 September. (Q2679)Full Citation

85.

Queensland.1990.‘Commissioner to Maintain Firearms Register.’ Weapons Act 1990 (Reprint No. 6G, as in force on 1 July 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 September. (Q2684)Full Citation

86.

Queensland.1996.‘Firearms Licence — Category C Rifle and Category C Shotgun for Occupational Rural Purpose on Rural Land.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2717)Full Citation

87.

Queensland.1990.‘Possession of Unregistered Firearms.’ Weapons Act 1990 (Reprint No. 6G, as in force on 1 July 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 September. (Q2687)Full Citation

88.

Queensland.1990.‘Licensed Dealers and Armourers to Keep Register.’ Weapons Act 1990 (Reprint No. 6G, as in force on 1 July 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 September. (Q2693)Full Citation

89.

Queensland.1996.‘Particulars Dealers and Armourers Must Obtain and Record in Weapons Register Before Transaction.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2723)Full Citation

90.

Queensland.1996.‘Other Particulars Dealers and Armourers Must Enter in Weapons Register.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2724)Full Citation

91.

Australia.2008.‘Small Arms and Light Weapons UN Report.’ National Report of Australia on its Implementation of the United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (UNPoA).New York:Permanent Mission of Australia to the United Nations,1 July. (Q1736)Full Citation

92.

Australia.2008.‘Accounting for Small Arms and Light Weapons.’ National Report of Australia on its Implementation of the United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (UNPoA).New York:Permanent Mission of Australia to the United Nations,1 July. (Q1739)Full Citation

93.

Australia.2008.‘Accounting for Small Arms and Light Weapons.’ National Report of Australia on its Implementation of the United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (UNPoA).New York:Permanent Mission of Australia to the United Nations,1 July. (Q1738)Full Citation

94.

Queensland.1990.‘Acquisition of Weapons.’ Weapons Act 1990 (Reprint No. 6G, as in force on 1 July 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 September. (Q2680)Full Citation

95.

Queensland.1990.‘Sale or Disposal of Weapons.’ Weapons Act 1990 (Reprint No. 6G, as in force on 1 July 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 September. (Q2681)Full Citation

96.

Queensland.1996.‘Sale or Acquisition of Weapon Through Police Officer.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2733)Full Citation

97.

Queensland.1990.‘Dealers to be Licensed.’ Weapons Act 1990 (Reprint No. 6G, as in force on 1 July 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 September. (Q2692)Full Citation

98.

Queensland.1996.‘What Dealer's Licence Authorises.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2722)Full Citation

99.

Queensland.1996.‘Waiting Period for Decision on Application for Permit to Acquire.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2739)Full Citation

100.

Queensland.1996.‘Waiting Period Before Licence Can Be Decided.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2713)Full Citation

101.

Queensland.1990.‘Approval of Arms Fair.’ Weapons Act 1990 (Reprint No. 6G, as in force on 1 July 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 September. (Q2696)Full Citation

102.

Queensland.1990.‘Application for Approval.’ Weapons Act 1990 (Reprint No. 6G, as in force on 1 July 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 September. (Q2697)Full Citation

103.

Queensland.1996.‘How to Apply for a Shooting Club Permit or Approval to Conduct an Arms Fair or Shooting Gallery.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2740)Full Citation

104.

Queensland.1990.‘Secure Storage of Weapons.’ Weapons Act 1990 (Reprint No. 6G, as in force on 1 July 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 September. (Q2689)Full Citation

105.

Queensland.1996.‘Storage of Weapon Not in Licensee's Physical Possession — Secure Storage Facilities.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2736)Full Citation

106.

Queensland.1996.‘Firearms to be Kept Unloaded Other Than When Being Used to Shoot.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2735)Full Citation

107.

Queensland.1996.‘Storage Measures for Armourers, Dealers, and Theatrical Ordnance Suppliers – Floor.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2725)Full Citation

108.

Queensland.1996.‘Storage Measures for Armourers, Dealers, and Theatrical Ordnance Suppliers – Ceiling.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2726)Full Citation

109.

Queensland.1996.‘Storage Measures for Armourers, Dealers, and Theatrical Ordnance Suppliers – External Doors.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2727)Full Citation

110.

Queensland.1996.‘Storage Measures for Armourers, Dealers, and Theatrical Ordnance Suppliers – Walls.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2728)Full Citation

111.

Queensland.1996.‘Storage Measures for Armourers, Dealers, and Theatrical Ordnance Suppliers – Grills for Windows and Shopfront Doors.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2729)Full Citation

112.

Queensland.1996.‘Storage Measures for Armourers, Dealers, and Theatrical Ordnance Suppliers – Burglar Alarms.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2730)Full Citation

113.

Queensland.1996.‘Storage Measures for Armourers, Dealers, and Theatrical Ordnance Suppliers – Vaults and Safes.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2731)Full Citation

114.

Queensland.1996.‘Storage Measures for Armourers, Dealers, and Theatrical Ordnance Suppliers – General Requirements – Gun Racks.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2732)Full Citation

115.

Queensland.1996.‘Storage of Weapon Not in Licensee's Physical Possession — When Away From Secure Storage Facilities.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2737)Full Citation

116.

Queensland.1996.‘Safety Precautions for Weapons In or On Vehicles.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q2738)Full Citation

117.

Queensland.1990.‘Marking Serial Numbers on Unmarked Firearms.’ Weapons Act 1990 (Reprint No. 6G, as in force on 1 July 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 September. (Q2683)Full Citation

118.

Queensland.1990.‘Altering Identification Marks of Weapons.’ Weapons Act 1990 (Reprint No. 6G, as in force on 1 July 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 September. (Q2690)Full Citation

119.

Queensland.1990.‘Preliminary, Short Title, Application, Principles and Object of Act.’ Weapons Act 1990 (Reprint No. 6G, as in force on 1 July 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 September. (Q4049)Full Citation

120.

Queensland.1996.‘Preliminary.’ Weapons Regulation 1996 (Reprint No. 4D, reprinted as in force on 1 August 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 December. (Q4050)Full Citation

121.

Queensland.1997.‘Short Title.’ Weapons Categories Regulation 1997 (Reprint No. 2, as in force 1 November 2004).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,14 November. (Q4051)Full Citation

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Queensland.1990.‘Possession of Weapons.’ Weapons Act 1990 (Reprint No. 6G, as in force on 1 July 2010).Brisbane:Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel,19 September. (Q2686)Full Citation

124.

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125.

Reuter, Peter and Jenny Mouzos, in: Cook, Philip and Jens Ludwig (Eds).2002.‘Australia: A Massive Buyback of Low-Risk Guns.’ In: Evaluating Gun Policy: Effects on Crime and Violence.Washington, DC:Brookings Institution Press,1 December. (Q3050)Full Citation

126.

Assfalg, Peter.2013.‘The 2013 Queensland Firearms and Weapons Amnesty.’ Australian Shooter.Unley SA:Sporting Shooters Association of Australia,1 August. (Q8681)Full Citation

127.

Assfalg, Peter.2013.‘The 2013 Queensland Firearms and Weapons Amnesty.’ Australian Shooter.Unley SA:Sporting Shooters Association of Australia,1 August. (Q8682)Full Citation

128.

Australia.2008.‘Destruction of Surplus Small Arms and Light Weapons.’ National Report of Australia on its Implementation of the United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (UNPoA).New York:Permanent Mission of Australia to the United Nations,1 July. (Q1719)Full Citation